|we 3 fe 16|
2016 is the fiftieth year of the Wickham Market Flower Club and they will be having a Golden Anniversary celebration in April, in the meantime here's what happened last month.
|tu 2 fe 16|
Dr Nearthecoast is in and listening at firstname.lastname@example.org or text 07970 865730
The Fitzroy Quartet digest is emailing out to the 4,500+ ntcers on the list ... click Jaques Tati to go on the list.
The first of the Halesworth Arts Festival's occasional Sunday concerts is next Sunday. The comparatively youthful (they were formed in 2014) Fitzroy Quartet will give a programme of Haydn, Beethoven and Mendelssohn. ♫
|mo 1 fe 16|
|su 31 ja 16|
Anorak Alert 18: Think you'll find Sam West that the very hot summer you had your very first canal holiday with your parents Timothy West and Prunella Scales was 1976 not 77.
|sa 30 ja 16|
It must be approaching twenty years since the Martlesham Tescos opened (not then an Extra). Cheap petrol meant you couldn't get onto the forecourt and we can remember thinking the BP garage opposite wouldn't last, it's still there though the tarmac by the entrance could do with some attention.
Framlingham band The Hedonists are looking for a laid back drummer.
|fr 29 ja 16|
The Harleston Players present starting tonight six performance of Treasure Island over the next two weekends.
|we 27 ja 16|
Yes, the Easton Harriers were originally called the Hamilton Harriers.
The Kettleburgh panto has always been terrific fun whenever we've visited and what's more they leave it until February which cheers up that deadness after Christmas. This year it's Alice in Wonderland 11-13 February with Alice looking slightly manga on the eye catching poster.
The village doesn't support you? Promote your event on nearthecoast.
|tu 26 ja 16|
To liven up town council meetings Stackton Tressel council have applied for a lottery grant to buy a smoke machine after trials with Hamish McEdbanguh's e-cigarette were a bit pants. Chairman Dame Celia Baumhugger commented I'd enjoy making a bit of an entrance especially as I've bought a new pair of trousers, you know the ones with an elastic waistband?
JOB Framlingham College are looking for an inspirational Director of Sport (closing date Thursday).
Worried too many people might turn up at your coffee morning? Garden fete? Swingers' party? Don't do promotion on nearthecoast then.
|mo 25 ja 16|
We put pix on Flickr so peeps can see them and you get more people seeing them if you add pix to groups. Flickr makes it easy to join groups but soon you're swamped and it's not that easy to leave groups ... unless your using ... more here
FREE concert by Ugandan orphans at the Laxfield school tomorrow night. ♫
|su 24 ja 16|
Brick Lane runs from Fairfield Road Framlingham and then curves round to join the B1116 maybe halfway between Fram and Parham. Brick Lane will be closed for five days starting tomorrow for road repairs.
How to promote yourself on nearthcoast.com.
Crikey! A Chelmsford Killa Hurtz Girl on a corner in Wimslow Arizona and isn't she a sight to see.
|sa 23 ja 16|
Harriers on the Market Hill Framlingham before what's now Country Vision got the mock Tudor half timbering. Not unreasonable to assume it's the Easton Harriers. We've fiddled with the image and we can see HARRIERS in the annotation but don't think it's EASTON ... it might be HAMILTON and once upon a time Lord and Lady Hamilton pretty much owned Easton ...